Account Manager- Vision Care

3 days left

Location
England, Hampshire
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
26 Oct 2017
Ref
13862998/001
Contact
Scott Taylor
Function
Merchandising, Sales
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Account Manager- Vision Care to work within one of the market leading manufacturers in contact lenses. This organisation manufactures some of the most recognisable brands within an array of sectors in FMCG.

Client Details

Working for one of the leading non-food FMCG organisations worldwide who live and breathe innovation; and always trying to be ahead of their competitors with NPD and Marketing campaigns. This opportunity enables you to work amongst some of the most recognisable brands worldwide. Being one of the world leading providers in contact lenses, the organisation prides itself on not only its products but its people.

With clear career structure and ongoing learning and development, this multi-billion pound organisation prides itself on its working culture and the opportunities it enables. Despite its global presence, the company maintains the feel of a smaller organisation with open door policies and its investment in people.

Description

The Account Manager- Vision Care is a field based role maintaining and developing relationships with key stakeholders in both businesses and practitioners within the region to promote the range of products.

You will be responsible for
  • Creating and exploit new profitable opportunities in the given territory.
  • Managing the business between the brand and its customers
  • The ensure that the brand maintains its recognition as a market leader and the first of choice for patients
  • Acting as a brand ambassador for the vision care division at conferences and customer meetings
  • Arranging appointments with store managers and decision makers
  • Managing your own diary to work effectively
  • Journey planning to ensure efficiency with appointments
  • Developing new business opportunities within your territory
  • Arranging appointments with store managers and decision makers
  • Selling into independent retailers




Profile

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:
  • Graduate or equivalent (ideally in business or science)
  • Field sales experience (ideally medical)
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Entrepreneurial skills and commercial acumen
  • Account management experience in a client-facing role
  • Ability to obtain new business
  • Use of own initiative
  • IT literate
  • Experience of managing own diary
  • Full driving license
  • Residence in Hampshire/West Sussex




  • Job Offer

    The Account Manager- Vision Care provides an attractive salary of 30-35k + car and a first class benefits package.